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NITI Aayog to Launch Guidelines for PPP in Treatment of Non-communicable Diseases

NEW DELHI:The contribution of non-communicable diseases (NCD) to the overall disease burden in the country has increased over the years. In the past many district… Read more..

Despite Crisis, Patients Take Opioids After Surgery

Even with concerns about addiction, side effects and the other risks of opioids are dominating headlines. A study found that people expect to be prescribed… Read more..

How Teens with Type 1 Diabetes Can Guard their Hearts

BOSTON:People with type 1 diabetes are far more likely to develop cardiovascular disease than those without diabetes. Their risks climb even higher if they show… Read more..

Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai Encourages Patients to Take Care of Heart Health

NAVI MUMBAI:On the occasion of World Heart Day celebrated world over on the 29th of September, Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai conducted an educative session on… Read more..

Rare Organ Donation at Medica Superspecialty Hospital

KOLKATA:Champa Naskar, (a 47-year old lady), a hypertensive and chronic kidney disease patient on maintenance haemodialysis was admitted to Medica on 23rd September, 2018. She… Read more..

Weight Loss Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk for Postmenopausal Women

In a study of postmenopausal women, participants who lost weight had a lower risk of developing invasive breast cancer than those who maintained or gained… Read more..

Sleep is Good for Brain Health, Helps your Brain Organise Memories

Sleep helps to consolidate memories, as per a new study. Researchers from Ruhr-Universitat Bochum and the University of Bonn have investigated the activity patterns that… Read more..

Mumbai: Four Dengue Deaths in City in September, This Year’s Toll Reaches Nine

MUMBAI:Civic health authorities have reported four more dengue deaths in September, taking the number of people who have died after being infected by the virus… Read more..

Six New Swine Flu Cases in Surat, Total this Monsoon Reaches 53

Gujarat is witnessing a spike in the number of swine flu or H1N1 cases from the past one month. At least six new swine flu… Read more..

Several Indian Companies Debarred by World Bank in 2018

WASHINGTON:Several Indian companies and a few individuals from India have been barred by the World Bank from its various projects across the globe, the multi-lateral… Read more..

Young Cancer Survivors at Higher Risk of Poor Mental Health

SYDNEY:Those who have survived cancer at young age are at a higher risk of suffering from poor mental health, a new study has found.Young cancer… Read more..

Vitamin B Can Boost Kidney Function in Child Diabetics

Vitamin B supplements may protect kidney function in children and adolescents with type-1 diabetes, suggests a study. These findings indicate that simple supplementation of vitamin… Read more..